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A New York Love Affair :: NYFW Day 3

NYFW ~ Day Three Look

Confession: it was so cold during fashion week last weekend, that we waited a few extra days (for the temperatures to hit a balmy 25 degrees instead of single digits) before shooting some of the…

A New York Love Affair :: NYFW Day 2

NYFW ~ Day Two Look

I told you last week I’d be stepping out of my comfort zone for NYFW … way out side my comfort zone for the record … and here I am. Baring it all (or at least…

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NYFW ~ Day Four Look

Black, black, black and more black … the signature color of fashion weeks everywhere. We wear black on black all the time, and it is consistently associated with high fashion. But what about its counterpart?…

A New York Love Affair :: NYFW Day 3

NYFW ~ Day Three Look

September New York Fashion Week is the hardest week of the year to dress for. Forget about all the pressure to strut your stuff in a killer look each day. I’m talking more about the…

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NYFW ~ Day Three Recap

After taking a day off from NYFW on Friday (I know, day two and I’m already a fashion week drop out…), I was back at it by the weekend. With a little time to kill before my afternoon…

A New York Love Affair :: NYFW Day 1 Look

NYFW ~ Day One Look

Fact: I fancy myself as an outfit planner. Not quite “lay your outfits out the night before” level, but I’m guilty of mentally styling my looks ahead of time. Prepping for fashion week was no different. I did…

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NYFW ~ Pre + Day One Recap

I can’t believe it’s been one year since my very first fashion show. When I received my first invitation last year, I had NO idea what to expect. What do I wear? Who will I see?…

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NYFW Giveaway!

I’m so excited to share with you this week’s amazing giveaway!! As a New York City blogger and major lover of fashion, New York Fashion Week is near and dear to my heart. My first opportunity…

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Love Affair Links

Anyone else excited for the Oscar’s tonight?? Of all the award shows, this is definitely my favorite. Obviously the three hours of red carpet coverage plays a big part … but Peter and I always make a…

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Love Affair Links

After a long weekend of go-go-go it’s nice to be relaxing on the couch right now watching the Grammys. Peter’s parents were in town the last few days and it was one long eating and drinking…

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NYFW ~ Badgley Mischka Show

“Ok, ok we get it Elena. You went to New York Fashion Week and wore pretty clothes. BUT WHAT ABOUT ALL THE SHOWS?!” You’re right. I haven’t talked nearly enough about the styles, trends, and…

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NYFW ~ Day Four Recap

By Day Four of Fashion Week, the honeymoon period had officially worn off. My feet — having been in heels more consecutive days than I could remember — felt like plump little sausages. My body —…

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NYFW ~ Day Three Recap

There’s something truly empowering about Fashion Week. No, it’s not about the beautiful models, beautiful clothes, and beautiful people you’ll see (well, maybe it is a little bit…). It’s about celebrating your own uniqueness. And…

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NYFW ~ Day One Recap

For one week every fall and spring, New York is bustling with some of the most fashionable people in the world. Well, that’s every week, but this particular week even normal “New York chic” isn’t nearly…

A New York Love Affair :: Rompin'

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When it comes to new trends, I’m more of a “sit on the edge of the pool for a little bit, then dip my toe in, before … diving in head first” kinda fashionista. I wish I was…